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CHM 3060: Chemical Literature: Start Here

Spring 2021 Guide for Dr. Mare Cudic's class

Library Hours
Boca Raton & Partner Campuses

Fall 2021 Semester Hours (Boca Raton):

The library building is open for the Fall 2021 semester from 7:40 am - 12:00 midnight, Monday-Friday, 10:30 am - 6 pm on Saturday, and noon - midnight on Sunday (see our hours page for any changes).

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About this LibGuide

This is the FAU Libraries subject guide for Chemistry!  The goal of this page is to provide students with prompt access to FAU library resources in this subject. The following can be found on this page:

  • Articles & Theses:   this page provides links to databases, or large, online collections of journal articles.  Some databases also provide statistics and figures.  Dissertation and theses can be identified and located through this page.
  • Chemistry Journals:  read scholarly literature published by professionals in the field.
  • Books & E-Books:  access the FAU Libraries catalog to locate books and other library materials owned by the libraries.  Broaden your search by looking through links to the Union Catalog and WorldCat.
  • Chem. Info. on the Web:  not all information on the internet is junk!  This page provides links to governmental and research organizations and also chemical, science, and patent information sources.

For assistance in using the library or conducting research, contact me or another librarian!


Lauri Rebar, MLIS, M.Ed.

ACS Citation Style

See our Citation Guide for general citation information or go directly to our information about the ACS citation style (3rd edition). The 3rd edition contents can be accessed for free online (see above link).

ACS published its new Scholarly Communications style manual in January 2020, with plans to retire the 2006 version in March 2020. 

Check back here in the future to find links to it through FAU Libraries. 

ACS Guide to Scholarly Communication (2020, Links to information:

Ask A Librarian

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The Instruction and Engagement Department provides help with using the library by chat, email, and phone! You can also make an appointment for a personal consultation with a librarian online via Zoom or Webex.

Before getting in touch, see our frequently asked questions.


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Lauri Rebar
777 Glades Road, LY-151
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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Science Helps for Students

Need Chemistry Help?

Visit our online Chemistry & Biochemistry LibGuide. 

Visit our Science Student Helps LibGuide for instructional sites, handbooks, virtual textbooks, FAU clubs, professional organizations, and more for General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and other sciences.